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National Guard soldiers return to Minnesota after Kuwait deployment
North Dakota, Minnesota state parks offer prime road-trip recreation
North Dakota fire chief to train dog, himself in search and rescue tactics
Reasons for fatal South Dakota crash still undetermined one year later
Highly anticipated federal drone rules to become effective Monday
crime and courts
Transmitter-equipped sturgeon giving researchers 'insane' amount of data
Healthy outlook for Minnesota bear hunt
Bison survive overtime thriller against Charleston Southern
COLLEGE VOLLEYBALL: UND rallies, but falls short against SEC member Ole Miss
BRAD SCHLOSSMAN: UND's Athletics committee is problematic
Finding the way to FIT
BOOKNOTES: "Head in the Cloud: Why Knowing Things Still Matters When Facts Are So Easy to Look Up," "Downsizing the Family Home"
THE LIST: Janessa's Midnight Movie Madness feat. Divine!, Muddy Waters Clay Center, The Rollin' On The River Inline skating marathon
Artist Nancy Friese: Beauty of the wide open
MOVIE LIST: 'Don't Breathe,' 'Hands of Stone,' 'Mechanic Resurrection'
life & style
Ethel S. Stauss
Norma Irene Johnson
Ella Francis Dvoracek
Houseboat on the horizon
Late August is hummingbird season
GET YOUR GEAR ON: SoftScience Ultra Lyte hiking boots
NORTH DAKOTA LT. GOV. DREW WRIGLEY Q&A: 'An unlawful protest'
LETTER: PC exerts uncanny power over common sense
OUR OPINION: Unlawful protests anger public
Heidi Heitkamp: How I'm gearing up to fight for a strong Farm Bill
LETTER: North Dakota should reverse calls for constitutional convention
50th Wedding Anniversary
August 27, 2016
Beer hobby turns into obsession, business pairing for Detroit Lakes duo
DETROIT LAKES, Minn.—Beer. It seems to have been around forever, capturing people's interest since the beginning of time. Nick Murray and...
August 27, 2016 - 12:43pm
August 2, 2016
As WE Fest begins, high traffic volumes expected in Detroit Lakes area
DETROIT LAKES, Minn.—Motorists traveling in the Detroit Lakes area should expect heavy traffic volumes from Tuesday, Aug. 2, to Sunday, Aug....
August 2, 2016 - 2:17pm
August 1, 2016
Employees badly needed in Detroit Lakes, Minnesota
It seems that anywhere you turn in Detroit Lakes there is a ‘Help Wanted’ sign lining a business window, but unemployment rates are slowly...
August 1, 2016 - 6:19pm
June 16, 2016
Dashboard cam catches elderly Minnesotan's near-miss with another car
The dashboard camera of a Minnesota State Patrol squad car recently captured this video of a car narrowly missing another vehicle on Highway...
June 16, 2016 - 7:00pm
June 11, 2016
Celebrity Josh Duhamel spotted at Zorbaz in Detroit Lakes
Detroit Lakes, MN (WDAZ TV) - There was a celebrity sighting on the beach in Detroit lakes today. North Dakota native and Hollywood celebrity...
June 11, 2016 - 2:16pm
April 25, 2016
Bear has not returned to Detroit Lakes since he was tranquilized and relocated
The young black bear that wandered into Detroit Lakes and hung out in a tree on Bowling Avenue this past week caused enough of a ruckus to capture...
April 25, 2016 - 2:30pm
April 19, 2016
VIDEO: Bear wanders Minnesota town, stopping traffic, before getting tranquilized and brought back to the woods
A black bear that spent Tuesday morning in Detroit Lakes is now safely back in the woods, thanks to White Earth conservation officers. The bear...
April 19, 2016 - 3:11pm
April 17, 2016
Victim's name released in heroin overdose death of man with Grand Forks ties
Christopher Michael Richot was new to Detroit Lakes, but had family in Grand Forks and had spent time in Fargo, officials said. He was found Feb. 10, and the autopsy report showed he died of a heroin overdose. Earlier this week, Detroit Lakes police asked for the public's help in...
April 17, 2016 - 3:44pm
April 7, 2016
Detroit Lakes man gets 3 years for criminal sexual conduct
A Detroit Lakes man has been sentenced to more than three years in prison for repeatedly engaging in sexual relations with underage girls.
News/crime and courts
April 7, 2016 - 8:30pm
March 31, 2016
Detroit Lakes woman wins big at Upper Midwest Bodybuilding Competition
Detroit Lakes woman April Imholte stands in front of a mirror to take a photo of herself. Her body tenses, her muscles harden, and as she flexes,...
March 31, 2016 - 3:45pm
March 26, 2016
VIDEO: Minnesota greenhouse has growing Easter lilies down to a science
"Just by nature, Easter lilies are a plant that will flower three weeks earlier than the one sitting right beside it," he said. "Our shipping...
March 26, 2016 - 5:39pm
March 21, 2016
Detroit Lakes church to unveil 37,800-pound 'organ on steroids'
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. – It isn’t the Westminster Abbey, but Holy Rosary in Detroit Lakes will soon be sounding a lot like it. A new pipe organ...
March 21, 2016 - 6:06pm
February 17, 2016
Couple celebrates 50 years of marriage by jumping into a freezing lake
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. - Fifty years ago this year, John and Joan Leikness took the plunge, getting married quickly while he was on leave from...
February 17, 2016 - 3:52pm
February 14, 2016
Detroit Lakes man walks all public roads in Becker County
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. -- It’s official -- Detroit Lakes man Lowell Deede has done something nobody has ever done before (that anybody knows...
February 14, 2016 - 5:08pm
Detroit Lakes man has raced snowmobiles, cars, and next summer, he’s setting his sights on powerboats
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. -- Detroit Lakes resident Danny Steinmetz, who set the snowmobile ice drag speed record last month on Little Detroit Lake,...
February 14, 2016 - 4:59pm